"Sustainable Development" Issues
Goat Islands Jamaica
Agriculture, Climate Change, Corruption, Creative Industries, Crime and Violence, Debt, Disasters, Energy,
Environmental Management, Mosquito-borne illnesses,
See anti-corruption reference links, Office of the Contractor-General, Jamaica
See The Shridath Ramphal Centre for International Trade Law, Policy and Services (SRC), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados for the following:
The World Today: Challenges and Opportunities.pdf
The World Today: The Rise of the Creative Economy.pdf
The World Today: The Economics of Bacchanal - The Economic Impact of Trinidad and Tobago Carnival.pdf
Culture and Human Development.pdf
Copyright and Music in the Digital Age: Prospects & Implications for the Caribbean, Dr. Keith Nurse
The Creative Economy in CARICOM.pdf
Crime and Violence
Crawford-Brown, Claudette P. J. Children in the Line of Fire: the Impact of Violence and Trauma on Families in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago
. Kingston, Jamaica: Arawak, 2010. Print.
The Violence Prevention Alliance
, Jamaica, is housed at the Institute for Sustainable Development.
- From Small Arms Survey:
- Confronting the Don: The Political Economy of Gang Violence in Jamaica by Glaister Leslie, September, 2010. Working Paper No.
- No Other Life: Gangs, Guns, and Governance in Trinidad and Tobago, by Dorn Townsend, December 2009. Working Paper No. 8. Download .
Report No. 37820, "Crime, Violence, and Development: Trends, Costs, and Policy Options in the Caribbean" March 2007, A Joint Report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the Latin America and the Caribbean Region of the World Bank. Accessible at: http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTHAITI/Resources/Crimeandviolenceinthecaribbeanfullreport.pdf
"Understanding the Everyday Occurrence of Violence in the Cultural Life of the Caribbean: Where Do We Go From Here?" Theme of Caribbean Studies Association Annual Conference 2010, Barbados, May 24 - 28.
Book: Harriott, Anthony. Organized Crime and Politics in Jamaica: Breaking the Nexus. Jamaica: Canoe Press, 2008.
Dr. Dillon Alleyne, Best Research Publication, Faculty of Social Sciences, "The Potential Jamaican Impact of Criminal Deportees from the US."
Mosquito-borne illnesses e.g. Dengue Fever
International Labour Organisation themes:
Emmanuel, Kwame. "A Strategic Framework For Sustainable Water Resource Management In An Island Economy With Low Freshwater Availability: A Case Study Of Barbados." Diss. University of the West Indies, 2010. Print.
- UNDP's Human Development Report 2006, Beyond scarcity: Power, poverty and the global water crisis
Mona GeoInformatics Institute, and Water Resources Authority of Jamaica. Water Resources of Jamaica Fact Book. Publication. 2011. Print.
The Mauritius Strategy
United Nations Conference:
The Mauritius Strategy - for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States:
Climate change and sea-level rise
Natural and environmental disasters
Management of wastes
Coastal and marine resources
Transportation and communication
Science and technology
Graduation from least developed country status
Trade: globalization and trade liberalization
Sustainable capacity development and education for sustainable development
Sustainable production and consumption
National and regional enabling environments
Knowledge management and information for decision-making
Division for Sustainable Development, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
Their Sustainable Development topics:
Sustainable Development Topics
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